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Compendio della storia geografica, naturale, e civile del regno del Chile

Published 1776

Author's name from Backer-Sommervogel, Engelmann and Palau y Dulcet

Two states are known to exist, differing only in the presence or absence of an erroneously signed leaf: State 1 has leaf D2 signed as: "D1", while in state 2 leaf D2 is correctly signed. On the other hand, the incorrect signature for leaf O2 (as: "O3") is present in both states

Signatures: A-Q (A1 verso, H4 verso, Q8 blank). Leaf O2 signed as: "O3"; leaf D2, in state 1, signed as: "D1"

Page 230 misnumb.: "330"; p. 233 misnumb.: "223"

Plates numbered: Tavola 1. [-10.]; map unnumbered

Text divided into three parts: "Parte I." [Natural history] (p. 1-111. 1 map, pls. 1-4; p. 111: "Fine della Prima Parte."); "Parte II." [Civil history] (p. 113-227); "Appendice ..." [Additions + Errata] (p. 228-244)

Includes two paragraphs on the Araucanian language (p. 120-124)

Brown, J.C. Cat., 1493-1800


Palau y Dulcet (2nd ed.)

Engelmann, W. Bib. historico-naturalis

Stafleu & Cowan

John Carter Brown Library copy 1 (12867) bound in contemporary paper boards, untrimmed, representing state 1

John Carter Brown Library copy 2 (O6454; 20cm) with many unopened groups of leaves, representing state 2. Copy lacks blank leaf at end (leaf Q8)

Volume Copy 2
Publisher Bologna MDCCLXXVI. : Nella Stampería di S. Tommaso d' Aquino
Pages 290
Language Italian
Call number b2227887
Digitizing sponsor John Carter Brown Library
Book contributor John Carter Brown Library
Collection jcbindigenous; JohnCarterBrownLibrary; americana

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